My Treasure at Muscat International Book Fair
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My Treasure at Muscat International Book Fair

The International Exhibition Center has opened the doors for the 19th Muscat International Bookfair. In four halls, 570 publishers from 25 Arab and foreign countries participate in the fair. Till the 8th of March, my book: “Treasure Chest, Salalah-Dhofar” in Arabic/English is on display at the stand of the “Family bookshop.” This book, with lots … Continue reading

Treasure box
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Treasure box

In 1975 jewelry in gold gave the soukh in Salalah, Dhofar its proper name: Gold soukh. Around 1984-1985 silver jewelry became fashion. First there were the khanjars, swords and sticks in silver and slowly little silver ornaments appeared. First one could only ‘buy’ jewelry, later on ‘renting’ of jewelry for marriages became more fashion. The … Continue reading